Restaurants

Top Choice Food Hall in Deventer

Fooddock

For something different, head east to the old harbour or Havenkwartier where an old industrial silo has been transformed into a funky food hall with a dozen-odd food stalls and rustic bench seating around shared woo…
Cafe in Kampen

Banketbakkerij Smit

Irresistible house specialities at this old-world cafe and tea room include Kamper slof (a rich, walnut and caramel biscuit-cake), vulkoek (almond paste enrobed in a spicy cinnamon and nutmeg biscuit) and the brilli…
Bistro in Deventer

Bouwkunde

Chef Pieter van de Pavoordt adds a French accent to local organic ingredients and sommelier Heleen Boom chooses the right wines at this polished eatery below a small theatre. Dishes include exquisitely tender confit…
Japanese in Zwolle

Blue Sakura

When Dutch or European cuisine tires, head to this Japanese and sushi grill which pulls in the crowds with its bottomless, 'all-you-can-eat-in-2½-hours' menu and absolutely breathtaking location inside the monumenta…
Cafe in Zwolle

Engel Winkelcafé

Among the jungle of cafes on people-busy Grote Markt, this hybrid cafe-concept store stands out. Its designer, chandelier-lit interior is an enchanting mirage of soft pastel hues and vintage, and the tempting menu i…
Dutch in Zwolle

Poppe

Find this elegant restaurant tucked behind a part-black, part-red brick facade in a former blacksmith's shop. A steady stream of superb seasonal dishes – springtime asparagus, summertime mussels and autumnal wild du…
International in Deventer

Jackie's

It might not quite be 'New York cuisine' as its strapline suggests, but the international kitchen at this trendy eatery is top-notch and the alfresco terrace, absolutely sublime. The menu mixes a surprise five-cours…
Dutch in Kampen

De Stadsherberg

Head to this riverfront mansion for traditional Dutch and European cuisine served in an old-world setting. Views of the swirling Ijssel and holden-wheel bridge from the generous sweep of bay windows are impressive. …
Food Hall in Twente

Twentsche Foodhall

Enschede's sustainable food hall is the hipster spot for everything from a Twente sandwich stuffed with bakworst (oven-baked slices of liver sausage) to spicier Indian or Bolivian fare, Surinamese soul food, vegan-f…
Dutch in Twente

Paviljoen Lutterzand

Be it ice-cream sundaes, pancakes with tempting toppings, lunchtime broodjes (sandwiches) or heartier mains like sea-bass fillet with lemon mayonnaise or a rack of ribs with herb-laced butter, this bustling inn in t…